Login       My Wishlist
  My Cart
$0.00 / 0 items
 
Charles Freeland Poetry
An Online Record of All Things Poetry
 
International Access
Global Shipping Options Available
  Our Catalog   Regional & Cultural   United States   Native American

Full Wolf Moon: A Lunar Calendar of the Anishinabe


Full Wolf Moon: A Lunar Calendar of the Anishinabe by The McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company at Charles Freeland Poetry. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Full moons were named centuries ago by the Anishinabe people who lived in what today is the southeastern part of Canada and the northeastern part of


Product Description

Full moons were named centuries ago by the Anishinabe people who lived in what today is the southeastern part of Canada and the northeastern part of the United States, west to beyond the Great Lakes. The tribes kept track of the seasons by giving each full moon of every month a distinct name. The names of each moon varied among the tribes, but overall, the names used by any given tribe celebrated, and reminded of, those parts of the annual cycle of life that were current when the full moons were manifest. Every month of each season marked a significant event in nature. Whether it was time to pick wild strawberries, fish the great lakes and streams, or harvest corn, the Anishinabe understood that their existence hinged on the sustainability, or renewal, of Earth s resources. Their survival hung in careful balance with nature. Behind each beautiful, full-moon name is the Anishinabe s honor and respect for the animals, trees, weather and waters and for all that call the same place endaanhg. Here, in Full Wolf Moon, Cheryl Wilke uniquely pairs narrative prose with haiku poetry to tell the story of Native American tradition through the eyes of a child. Award-winning illustrator Ernest Gillman s sensitive artwork brings these moments in Anishinabe culture history to life. Full Wolf Moon invites the reader to celebrate that which we all share Earth s full moons.

Additional Information

Manufacturer:The McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company
Publisher:The McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company
Studio:The McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company
EAN:9781935778295
Item Weight:0 pounds
Item Size:0.1 x 6.9 x 6.9 inches
Package Weight:0.2 pounds
Package Size:6.8 x 0.2 x 0.2 inches

Full Wolf Moon: A Lunar Calendar of the Anishinabe by The McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company

Buy Now:
Full Wolf Moon: A Lunar Calendar of the Anishinabe

Brand: The McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company
Condition: New
Lead Time: 1 - 2 Business Days
Availability: In Stock
$18.95


Quantity:  

 


View More In Native American.

 


Have questions about this item, or would like to inquire about a custom or bulk order?


If you have any questions about this product by The McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company, contact us by completing and submitting the form below. If you are looking for a specif part number, please include it with your message.

First Name:
Last Last:
Email Address:
Your Message:

Related Best Sellers


By University of Nebraska Press
ean: 9780803220539, isbn: 0803220537,
Muscogee (Creek) writer and humorist Alexander Posey (1873–1908) lived most of his short but productive life in the Muscogee Nation, in what is now Oklahoma. He was an influential political spokesperson, an advocate for improving conditions in Indi...

By The Backwaters Press
mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781935218371, isbn: 1935218379,
Poetry. Native American Studies. "These poems are 'porcupine quills,' beautiful and sharp. They draw blood. They make me laugh and cry. I love this book."—Sherman Alexie, Poet, fiction writer, screenwriter "Trevino Brings Plenty's poetry 'ignites a...

By Brand: University of Arizona Press
ean: 9780816515417, isbn: 0816515417,
The annual seasons and rhythms of the desert are a dance of clouds, wind, rain, and flood—water in it roles from bringer of food to destroyer of life. The critical importance of weather and climate to native desert peoples is reflected with grace a...

By Brand: Cherokee Pubns
sku: 0920-WS1301-A03010-0935741097, ean: 9780935741094, isbn: 0935741097,
A collection of poetry and prayers reflecting the beliefs of the American Indians which have been handed down for many generations....

By University of Arizona Press
ean: 9780816531554, isbn: 0816531552,
In Tributaries, poet Laura Da’ lyrically surveys Shawnee history alongside personal identity and memory. With the eye of a storyteller, Da’ creates an arc that flows from the personal to the historical and back again. In her first book-length col...

By Kegedonce Pr
ean: 9781928120087, isbn: 1928120083,
Passage examines what it means to experience loss and the burden of survival. Through a narrative journey to Northern Ontario and across the Great Lakes, Passage is a poetic voyage through divorce, intergenerational trauma, the legacy of colonization...

By University of Arizona Press
ean: 9780816513611, isbn: 0816513619,
In this cycle of poetry and stories, Navajo writer Luci Tapahonso shares memories of her home in Shiprock, New Mexico, and of the places and people there. Through these celebrations of birth, partings, and reunions, this gifted writer displays both h...

By The Backwaters Press
ean: 9781935218913, isbn: 1935218913,
Poetry. Native American Studies. "In ELECTRIC SNAKES, Adrian C. Louis's thirteenth poetry collection, no one is spared his critical eye, including himself. These powerful and often humorous poems cover myriad subjects: Trump, music, zombies, Jimmy Jo...

By University of Arizona Press
ean: 9780816513307, isbn: 0816513309,
"What I do as a writer, teacher, and storyteller is to demystify language," says Simon Ortiz. Widely regarded as one of the country's most important Native American poets, Ortiz has led a thirty-year career marked by a fascination with language—and...

By Red Mountain Press
ean: 9780990804772, isbn: 0990804771,
Poetry. Native American Studies. Women's Studies. Winner of the 2017 Northeastern Minnesota Book Award for Poetry. THE SKY WATCHED is a collection of poetry—some bilingual—that tells the collective story of a Minnesota Ojibwe family against the b...



Privacy Policy / Terms of Service
© 2018 - charlesfreelandpoetry.net. All Rights Reserved.